Statistics & Probability

Course MS55| Mrs. Theresa Hartey

Juniors, Seniors (Elective) 1.0 Credit

This course is designed to be a student’s introduction to statistical analysis. The purpose of the course is to show students the basic methods used to collect, present, and describe quantitative and qualitative data. Students will learn the basic vocabulary and principles of descriptive statistics including measures of central tendency, dispersion, position, and distribution. This course also presents an introduction to theoretical probability and data organization. Students learn about events, conditions, random variables, and graphs and tables that allow them to manage data. Students will learn the rules of elementary probability, and study various probability distributions. Students will be expected to present their conclusions in various forms: graphs, written reports, presentations, etc. A graphing calculator is required for this course.

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